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Grace

Grace

On 11/7 Reese wrote: By:  Max LucadoPublished by:  Thomas Nelson Publishers, 2012If you have never read a book by Mr. Lucado you are missing a real treat.  He does not lecture, talk over your head, and is not dry or boring.  In fact, when I read a book by Mr. Lucado I feel as if he is sitting in ... BOOK REVIEW: GRACE, More Than We Deserve, Greater Than We Imagine

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5 Stars

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House of Mercy

House of Mercy

On 8/2 Reese wrote: HOUSE OF  MERCYBy Erin HealyPublished by:  Thomas Nelson, Publication date: August 7, 2012Beth Borzoi is a young, gifted woman with a love for her family and animals, who is also an aspiring veterinarian.  Unfortunately, family dynamics in the Borzoi house are tinged with jealousy.  ... BOOK REVIEW: House of Mercy

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5 Stars

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Garden of Madness

Garden of Madness

On 7/19 Reese wrote: Published by:  Thomas Nelson, 2012Have you ever wondered what it would be like living in the times of the kings of the Bible?  What if you were of the house of Nebuchadnezzar?  Say, the daughter of the great king himself?  I love history, the actual life of history.  I always ... BOOK REVIEW: Garden of Madness

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5 Stars

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Tidewater Inn

Tidewater Inn

On 7/17 Reese wrote: Published by:  Thomas Nelson, 2012I have to admit that that I am an avid fan of Colleen Coble.  When I saw this book up for review, I knew it was what I would be reading next.  Ms. Coble did not disappoint!  Tidewater Inn is a good mixture of romance, mystery and morals. Libby Holladay ... BOOK REVIEW: Tidewater Inn

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5 Stars

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Through Rushing Water

Through Rushing Water

On 6/8 Reese wrote: By: Catherine RichmondPublished by Thomas Nelson, Inc.Copyright 2012What happens when your plans change drastically, something you thought was a sure thing turns out very differently than you had expected.  That's the story of Through Rushing Water.  Sophia Makinoff is the French teacher at ... BOOK REVIEW: Through Rushing Water

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5 Stars

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Building Family Ties with Faith, Love, and Laughter

Building Family Ties with Faith, Love, and Laughter

On 6/6 Reese wrote: By: Dave StonePublished by Thomas Nelson, Inc.Copyright 2012Raising a family in today's world is a challenge.  And that's if you are not a Christian.  How much more difficult is is to raise a Christian family in a, and I'm going to say it, wicked world?  How do you teach good Christian ... BOOK REVIEW: Building Family Ties with Faith, Love & Laughter

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5 Stars

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Dawn Comes Early

Dawn Comes Early

On 2/24 Reese wrote: Dawn Comes EarlyBy: Margaret BrownleyPublished by Thomas Nelson, Inc.Now, this is my kind of woman!  Kate Tenney is a girl with a good dose of determination, who fights for what she is after even when the odds are stacked against her.  And...she gets herself into so many laughable situations! ... BOOK REVIEW: Dawn Comes Early

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5 Stars

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Heart of Gold

Heart of Gold

On 2/4 Reese wrote: Heart of GoldBy: Robin Lee HatcherPublished by Thomas Nelson, Inc.Copyright 2012Set during the Civil War era, Heart of Gold takes the reader from Virginia to Idaho when pastor Delaney Adair is called from his home to a gold rush town.  After much prayer the pastor decides to take his unmarried ... BOOK REVIEW: Heart of Gold

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5 Stars

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Then Sings My Soul Book 3

Then Sings My Soul Book 3

On 1/18 Reese wrote:  Then Sings My Soul, Book 3By: Robert J. MorganPublished by Thomas Nelson, Inc.Copyright 2011Let's be honest.  Who really wants to read a dry, boring old book about hymns?  Today's world is so filled with praise music, contemporary music, whatever you want to call it.  Words are projected ... BOOK REVIEW: Then Sings My Soul, Book 3

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4 Stars

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Nearing Home

Nearing Home

On 11/13 Reese wrote: Nearing HomeLive, Faith and Finishing WellsBy:  Billy GrahamPublished by Thomas NelsonCopyright 2011What is it like to grow old?  Do you even expect to grow old?  Are you thinking about it?  What will you do when and if you retire?  Not just if you plan to retire, but what will ... BOOK REVIEW: Nearing Home

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5 Stars

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Going Deep

Going Deep

On 10/7 Reese wrote: Going DeepBecoming a Person of InfluenceBy:  Gordon MacDonaldPublished by Thomas Nelson PublishersThe goal of all Christians should be to pursue a closer relationship with God.  We should seek to emulate Christ.  I was looking forward to reading Going Deep, hoping it would help me "deepen" ... BOOK REVIEW: Going Deep

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2 Stars

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Has God Spoken?

Has God Spoken?

On 9/19 Reese wrote: Has God Spoken?Proof of the Bible's Divine InspirationBy:  Hank HanegraaffPublished by Thomas Nelson PublishersCopyright 2011Have you ever wondered whether or not God REALLY spoke the Bible into being?  What types are proofs are there?  Can it really be proven? What about all the evidence ... BOOK REVIEW: Has God Spoken?

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5 Stars

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Thunder Dog

Thunder Dog

On 8/5 Reese wrote: Thunder DogThe True Story of a Blind Man, His Guide Dog & the Triumph of Trust at Ground ZeroBy:  Michael Hingson with Susy FloryPublished by Thomas Nelson PublishersCopyright 2011This year marks the tenth anniversary of the attacks on the World Trade Center and so I anxiously awaited the ... BOOK REVIEW: Thunder Dog

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3 Stars

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Why God Won't Go Away

Why God Won't Go Away

On 7/8 Reese wrote: Why God Won't Go Away By:  Alister McGrathPublished by Thomas Nelson PublishersCopyright 2010When I ordered this book I was eagerly looking forward to reading and finding out "why God won't go away."  I felt that as a believer, it was and is my responsibility to stay informed about what ... Book Review: Why God Won't Go Away

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5 Stars

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A Reluctant Queen

A Reluctant Queen

On 5/27 Reese wrote: A Reluctant QueenBy:  Joan WolfPublished by Thomas Nelson PublishersCopyright 2011When I read historical fiction, and especially fiction based on a Biblical character, I am always looking for the facts to line up just right. If they don't, it takes away from the fun and excitement of the story, ... Book Review: A Reluctant Queen

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3 Stars

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Knitting Knee-Highs

Knitting Knee-Highs

On 5/2 Reese wrote: Knitting Knee-HighsBy:  Barb BrownPublished by Krause PublicationsCopyright 2011In her new book Knitting Knee-Highs, Sock Styles from Classic to Contemporary, Ms. Barb Brown gives patterns for twenty different knee-high socks to knit, including versions of each knee-high in either socks, legwarmers ... Book Review: Knitting Knee-Highs

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5 Stars

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Max On Life

Max On Life

On 4/18 Reese wrote: Max on LifeBy:  Max LucadoPublished by Thomas Nelson PublishersCopyright 2010I have always enjoyed reading Mr. Lucado's books. He sees things from a different perspective, and is able to convey that "Oh, now I understand!" or "Why didn't I think of that?" thought to his readers.  When I read ... Book Review: Max on Life

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5 Stars

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Same Life, New Story

Same Life, New Story

On 3/22 Reese wrote: Same Life, New StoryBy:  Jan SilviousPublished by Thomas Nelson PublishersCopyright 2010In her new book Same Life, New Story author Jan Silvious takes the lives of ten women of the Bible and shares how their life stories changed their lives.  These ten women allowed God to ... BOOK REVIEW: Same Life, New Story

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4 Stars

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The Jesus Inquest

The Jesus Inquest

On 1/18 Reese wrote: The Jesus InquestThe Case For and Against the Resurrection of the ChristBy:  Charles FosterPublished by Thomas Nelson PublishersCopyright 2010In his book The Jesus Inquest, author Charles Foster puts forth persuasive arguments from both sides of the question:  was Jesus really resurrected from ... Book Review: The Jesus Inquest

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5 Stars

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Nelson's Biblical Cyclopedic Index

Nelson's Biblical Cyclopedic Index

On 12/27 Reese wrote: Nelson's Biblical Cyclopedic IndexPublished by Thomas Nelson PublishersCopyright 1979, 1995, 2010Nelson's Biblical Cyclopedic Index is a listing of words and definitions found throughout the Bible.  The first few pages of the books shows a listing of word studies which can be found throughout.  ... Book Review: Nelson's Biblical Cyclopedic Index

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5 Stars

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Jungle Warfare

Jungle Warfare

On 12/16 Reese wrote: Jungle Warfare A Basic Field Manual for Christians in Sales by Christopher A. Cunningham Published by Thomas Nelson PublishersCopyright 2010This book is a 22-day Bible study for people in the area of sales.  Although I am not in sales, I found this book applicable to my own daily life.  What ... Book Review: Jungle Warfare

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4 Stars

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A Year with God

A Year with God

On 11/10 Reese wrote: A Year with God Make His Thoughts Your ThoughtsDaily Readings and Reflections on God's Own Wordsby: R.P. NettelhorstThomas Nelson PublishersCopyright 2010Open this book and you will find God speaking to you through His words in the Bible, written out in a daily format and divided into sections ... Book Review -- A Year with God by R.P. Nettelhorst

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4 Stars

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